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Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Wither, George, 1588-1667; Rollenhagen, Gabriel, 1583-1619. Nucleus emblematorum; Passe, Crispijn van de, ca. 1565-1637, engraver; Marshall, William, fl. 1617-1650, engraver
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Without general t.p.; each book has special t.p.; books 2-4 have imprint: London, Printed by Augustine Mathevves, 1634
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Topic: Emblem books, English
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
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McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois
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Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Ripa, Cesare, fl. 1600; Tempest, Pierce, 1653-1717; Fuller, Isaac, 1606-1672, ill
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Text on verso of plates.
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books --Great Britain --18th century.
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
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Signatures: *4, **2, [A]-Z4
Topics: Emblem books, Love in art, Erotic art
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Typot, Jacob, 1540-ca. 1600; Balfour, James, Sir, 1600-1657, former owner. IU-R; Sadeler, Giles, 1570-1629, engraver; Strada, Octavius, 1550-1612, artist; Boodt, Anselmus de, 1550-1632
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Cum priuil. summi Pontif. & Sac. Caes. Mtis. -- title page
Topics: Emblems, Signs and symbols, Mottoes, Emblem books, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Villava, Juan Francisco de
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Engraved and woodcut initials and illustrations
Topics: Devotional literature, Meditations
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Paradin, Claude, 16th cent; Amboise, François d', 1550-1620
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Engraved t.p
Topics: Emblems, Heraldry
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
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Pagination has odd numbers on versos
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, English
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Alciati, Andrea, 1492-1550; Rouillé, Guillaume, 1513-1589, printer
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In colophon: " ... traducidos en rhimas Españolas por Bernardino Daza Pinciano."
Topic: Emblem books
The first leaf is blank
Topics: Emblems, Symbolism, Natural history, Industrial arts
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Alciati, Andrea, 1492-1550; Rouillé, Guillaume, 1518-1589, printer
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Printer's device on t.p
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Topic: Emblem books
Signatures: a-h A-3Z 4A-4D 4E²
Topics: Innocent X, Pope, 1574-1655, Emblems, Emblem books, Latin, Egyptian language, Mythology, Egyptian,...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Horapollo; Mercier, Jean, d. 1570; Hoeschel, David, 1556-1617; Caussin, Nicolas, 1583-1651; Pauw, Jan Cornelis de, d. 1749
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Signatures: * 2* A-3E 3F²
Topics: Egyptian language, Emblems, Emblem books, Greek, Emblem books, Latin, Symbolism, Hieroglyphics
Each volume has separate t.p. and pagination
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Topics: Emblems, Christian art and symbolism
Brunet, V, 1067. Radics, P. von. Johann Weikhard, Freiherr von Valvasor. Laibach, 1910. p. 174-184. Dance of death. The dance of death...with a dissertation...by Francis Douce. London, 1833. p. 129-130
Topics: Death, Hell, Engravings, German
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Alciati, Andrea, 1492-1550; Mignault, Claude, ca. 1536-1606; Pignoria, Lorenzo, 1571-1631; Sánchez de las Brozas, Francisco, 1523-1601.; Thuilius, Joannes, d. 1630.; Morel, Fédéric, ca. 1552-1630. Corollaria et monita.; Frambotto, Paolo, printer.; Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner.; De Toma, Giacomo, former owner.; Armenise, Raffaele, 1852-1925.
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"211 woodcuts of emblems from the same blocks as from the Paduan 1618 edition- now within borders, and one new "offensive" emblem, i.e. no. lxxx"--cf. Landwehr.
Topics: Emblems --Early works to 1800., Emblem books, Latin --Italy --17th century., Emblem books --Italy...
Place of publication transposed; appears on title page following printer information. Approximate date of publication from McGeary & Nash
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Ruscelli, Girolamo, d. ca. 1565; Rampazetto, Francesco, fl. 1540-1576, printer
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Engraved title-page
Topics: Heraldry, Devices (Heraldry), Emblems, Emblems, Italian
Signatures: [par.] A-2E
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Spanish, Animal behavior, Animals, Conduct of life
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Education of princes, Symbolism in art
McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois
Topic: Emblem books
McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois, F14. Praz p. 34. "In quo human[ae] vit[ae] labyrintho demonstrato, virtutis semita pulcherrimis pr[ae]ceptis, veluti Thesei filo docet." The alternative title within an ornamental engraved framework. Contemporary vellum binding in good condition. Signatures: *4, A-P8, Q6.
Topic: Emblem books, Dutch
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Holbein, Hans, 1497-1543; Vogel, Johann, 17th/18th cent; Aemilius, Georgius, 1517-1569; Scheidt, Caspar, d. 1565; Harsdörffer, Georg Philipp, 1607-1658
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Added t.-p., engraved and illustrated: Toden Tantz
Portrait of Pirckheimer engraved by Albrecht Dürer; plate with his arms engraved by Heinrich Ulrich; table (allegory of Tribulatio, Spes, Tolerantia, Invidia) from a sketch by Dürer
Topic: Virtue
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
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Dated at end, 1610
Topic: Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Sucquet, Antoine, 1574-1627?; Aertssens, Hendrik, 1586-1658, printer; Bolswert, Boëce van, ca. 1580-1633, ill
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Engraved title-page
Topics: Devotional literature, Latin (Medieval and modern), Christian life, Future life, Emblems, Emblems,...
One hundred fifty two nearly full-page woodcuts after Giuseppe Cesari d'Arpino, with woodcut typographical ornaments on the sides
Topics: Emblems, Allegories, Emblem books, Italian
Printer's device on t.-p.; title within ornamental border; full page woodcut of the arms of Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, on verso of t.-p.; emblems illustrated with 247 woodcut engravings within ornamental borders. Marginal notes
Topic: Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Barberino, Francesco da, 1264-1348; Bloemaert, Cornelis, 1603-1692, engraver
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Imprint from colophon
Topics: Allegories, Emblems, Emblem books, Italian
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Bocchi, Achille, 1488-1562; Società Tipografica bolognese, publisher. pbl; Bonasone, Giulio, ca. 1498-ca. 1580, illustrator. ill; Fontana, Prospero, 1512-1597, illustrator. ill; Rocca, Michele, ca. 1670-ca. 1751, illustrator. ill
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151 engraved emblems; copperplates ascribed to Giulio Bonasone, after designs by Prospero Fontana and Parmigianino
Topics: Symbolism in art, Emblems, Latin, Art, Renaissance
Dutch, French, Latin and Spanish
Topics: Emblems, Love, Love
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Treter, Thomas
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Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Zsámboki, János, 1531-1584; Granges de Surgères, Anatole, marquis de, 1850-1902, former owner. IU-R; Plantin, Christophe, ca. 1520-1589, printer
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Cum priuilegio -- title page
Topics: Coins, Emblems, Emblem books, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Venne, Adriaen Pietersz. van de, 1589-1662; Venne, Jan Pietersz. van de; Passe, Willem van de; Jode, P. de; Serwouters, P
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Woodcut illustration, including head-piece and initials
Topics: Emblems, Dutch poetry
Date appears before publisher statement in imprint on title-page
Topics: Aristotle, Emblems, Mottoes, Metaphor, Rhetoric
Title page in red and black
Topics: Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint, Benedictine, St. Ulrich und Afra (Benedictine abbey : Augsburg,...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Barleti, Marin, ca. 1460-1512 or 13; Vitali, Bernardino dei, fl. 1494-1539, printer
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By Marinus Barletius. Cf. caption title
Topic: Scanderbeg, 1405?-1468
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Drexel, Jeremias, 1581-1638
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Library has v.3
Topics: Sin, Conduct of life
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Cats, Jacob, 1577-1660; Farley, Robert; Venne, Adriaen Pietersz. van de, 1589-1662, ill; Leighton, John, 1822-1912, ill; Pigot, Richard
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Title-page and frontispiece printed in red and black;
Topic: Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Füesslin, Casimir
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Bibliographical footnotes
Topics: Church year meditations, Saints
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Quarles, Francis, 1592-1644; Harvey, Christopher, 1597-1663. School of the heart; Wilkins, William Walker; Tegg, William, 1816-1895, publisher
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Memoir signed: W.W. [i.e., William Walker Wilkins]
Topics: Emblems, Emblems, English
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Ferro, Giovanni, 1582-1630
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Colophon: In Venetia, M DC XXIII. Appresso Giacomo Sarzina
Topic: Emblems
Foreword signed: N. von Wehrd
Topic: Christian life
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Valeriano, Pierio, 1477-1560; Curione, Celio Augustino, 1538-1567
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61 lines and headlines, woodcut initials, head and tail pieces. Roman and italic type. Catchwords. Signatures. Woodcut illus
Topic: Egyptian language
In three books, each having their own separate title page; the second book begins a new pagination sequence, continuous with that of the third book. The first book is a general discussion of emblems; the second and third books contain 50 emblems each (numbered I-L). Each of the 100 emblems begins on the recto of a leaf. The woodcut illustration (often incorporating a motto) is placed within a decorative border that encloses the 8-line verse epigram as well. It is followed by explication in...
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Spanish
Approximate date of publication from McGeary & Nash
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Dutch
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Arias Montano, Benito, 1527-1598; Borcht, Petrus van der, 1545-1608, artist; Wierix, Jan, 16th cent., engraver; Wierix, Jeronimus, 1553-1619, engraver; Plantin, Christophe, ca. 1520-1589, printer
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Primarily in verse
Topic: Bible
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Aresi, Paolo, 1574-1644; Merlach, Johann Hieronymus; Fuchs von Herrnau, Johann Michael, tr; Buggel, Johann Leonhard, 1650-1721, bookseller; Lichtenthaler, Abraham, printer
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In introduction by Johann Hieronymus im Hof von Merlach the last part of the translator's name appears as Hernau, whereas on the t.p. it is Bernau
Topics: Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint, Emblems, Emblem books, Italian, Emblem books
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Covarrubias Horozco, Sebastián de, 1539-1613
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Irregularities in foliation: leaf 96, 108, 163, 240 and 245 numbered 98, 180, 168, 241, and 249 respectively
Topic: Emblem books, Spanish
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Del Bene, Bartolommeo, b. 1514; Marcile, Théodore, 1548-1617; Leu, Thomas de, fl. 1576-1614
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Engraved title-page signed by Thomas de Leu; 33 emblematical copperplates; head and tail pieces; initials
Topics: Aristotle, Utopias in literature, Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Veen, Otto van, 1556-1629; Horace; Gomberville, M. Le Roy (Marin Le Roy), sieur de, 1600-1674. Doctrine des moeurs. Spanish; Epictetus. Manual. Spanish
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The Enchiridion has special t.-p. and separate paging
Topic: Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Benedict, Saint, Abbot of Monte Cassino; Gallner, Bonifaz, O.S.B., 1678-1727
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McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois
Topics: Christian art and symbolism, Emblems, Emblem books, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Le Moyne, Pierre, 1602-1671; Cramoisy, Sébastien, 1585-1669, printer.; Mabre-Cramoisy, Sébastien, printer.
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"122 copperplates of devices and 36 other devices without figure." -M. Praz, Studies in seventeenth-century imagery, 1947, v. 2, p. 97
Topics: Devices (Heraldry) --Early works to 1800., Emblems --Early works to 1800., Emblem books, French...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Quarles, Francis, 1592-1644; Bennett, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1829-1867; Rogers, W. Harry (William Harry), 1825-1873; Swain, Joseph, 1820-1909, engraver; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, engraver; Dundas, Judith, 1927-2008, former owner. IU-R; Leighton Son & Hodge, binders. IU-R
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"The illustrations engraved by Joseph Swain and Edmund Evans"--t.p. verso
Topic: Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Hugo, Herman, 1588-1629; Arwaker, Edmund, d. 1730; Sturt, John, 1658-1730, engraver; Leake, John, fl. 1673-1717, printer; Bonwicke, Henry, d. 1706, bookseller
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Printer's name from Wing CD
Topics: Christian life, Emblems, Devotional literature, Emblem books, English
McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois
"Par le sieur Henri Offelen" -- avertissement
Topics: Emblems, Devices (Heraldry)
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Montenay, Georgette de, 1540-ca. 1581; Woeiriot, Pierre, 1532-ca. 1596; Unckel, Johann Karl, printer
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Signatures: A-2E8
Topic: Emblem books, French
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Capaccio, Giulio Cesare, 1552-1634; Salviani, Orazio; Carlino, Giovanni Giacomo; Pace, Antonio
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Each pt. has special t.p
Topics: Emblems, Emblems, Italian, Devices (Heraldry)
Added t.p., engr
Topics: Jesus Christ, genealogy
Signatures: *4, 2*4, A-5E4, 5F2
Topics: Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint, Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Zetl, Paul, 1679-1740; Hilpert, Joannes Jacobus.; Wolfle, Andrea.; Krauss, Johann Ulrich, 1645-1719, engraver.
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Engraved added t.p. signed Joann. Ulrich Kraus.; Backer-Sommervogel attributes all of the engravings to Krauss.
Topics: Kostka, Stanislas, Saint, 1550-1568, Christian saints --Poland --Biography., Emblems --Early works...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Alciati, Andrea, 1492-1550; Mignault, Claude, ca. 1536-1606; Pignoria, Lorenzo, 1571-1631
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Signatures: a-c, A-2A
Topic: Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Herrichen, Johann Dietrich; Fridrich, Jacob Andreas, 1684-1751, ill
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Title derived by cataloger from bookseller's description
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, German
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Bolland, Johannes, 1596-1665; Galle, Cornelis, 1576-1650; Tollenaer, Jean de, 1582-1643, attributed name; Poirters, Adrien, 1605-1674; Bolland, Johannes, 1596-1665.
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Signatures: * A-4X
Topics: Jesuits, Jesuits --Belgium., Emblems --Early works to 1800., Emblem books --Belgium --17th...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Haecht Goidtsenhoven, Laurens van, fl. 1600; Zeter, Jacobus de, ill
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First word of title in Greek
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Cats, Jacob, 1577-1660; Schipper, Jan Jacobsz, printer
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Met privilegie -- title page
Topics: Emblems, Emblem Books, Dutch
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
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Met privilegie -- title page
Topics: Songs, Dutch, Hymns, Dutch, Emblems, Emblem books, Dutch
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Rollenhagen, Gabriel, 1583-1619; Passe, Crispijn van de, d. 1670; Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664
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Date of publication transposed; appears on title page preceding place of publication
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Poirters, Adrien, 1605-1674
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Probable date of publication suggested by McGeary & Nash
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Dutch
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Ripa, Cesare, fl. 1600; Mariotti, Carlo Spiridione, 1726-1790, ill; Grandi, Carlo, b.1729, engr; Orlandi, Cesare; Perini, Giuseppe Sforza, 1748-1795; Faccenda, Francesco, 1750-1820, engr
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Portraits of Ripa and Orlandi engraved by Perini; many copperplates by F. Faccenda after Mariotti and Cesare Orlandi, by Carlo Grandi after Mariotti, and by others
Topic: Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Alciati, Andrea, 1492-1550; Mignault, Claude, ca. 1536-1606; Kampen, Geeraard Jansen van, fl. 1564-1589, engraver; Solis, Virgil, 1514-1562, ill; Plantin, Christopher, ca. 1520-1589, printer
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Title within woodcut borders; most emblems within borders of typographical ornaments; printer's device on t.p., initials, tail pieces
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Balde, Jakob, 1604-1668; Wagner, Johann, fl. 1645-1680, publisher
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Signatures: )( [-)(8] A-X [L5 signed 'K5']
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Latin, Senses and sensation
83 engraved emblems; engr. allegorical frontispiece
Topics: Meteorology --Early works to 1800., Astrology --Early works to 1800., Emblems --Early works to...